The engineer of an inbound Western Maryland passenger train grabs trainorders from the station agent during a brief station stop at Cumberland.
A Western Maryland freight traintakes a short pause at the station in Cumberland before proceeding to RIdgely, WV.
Western Maryland #734 crosses the C&O Canal towpath while bringing its train towards the station at Cumberland.
Amtrak "Cities Sprinter" No. 636 charges north over the Susquehanna River passing the now closed "Perry" tower by the depot (to the right, out of Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: Siemens ACS-64Location: Perryville, Maryland, USALocomotive #: AMTK 636Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: February 28, 2016
Drifting down to Cumberland. A fleeting snow flurry temporarily dims the winter sunlight as Western Maryland Consolidation #734 drifts downhill over the old Cumberland & Pennsylvania Bridge... (more)
WM 185 was an RS-3. A Roger Puta Photograph
A Roger Puta Photograph
The NS 228 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Norfolk, Virginia intermodal rolls through the Maryland countryside and the historic Antietam Station.
C&O "Allegheny type" No. 1604
C&O #1604 was built by Lima Locomotive Works in December of 1941. The railroad worked with Lima on the project in an effort to tackle its tough Allegheny M... (more)
B&O No. 8 "John Hancock"
The "John Hancock" was built in April of 1836 by Ross Winans and George Gillingham at the Mt. Clare shops. This was one of a series of enhance... (more)
Cumberland Valley Railroad's No. 13 "Pioneer"
The Pioneer was built in 1851, by the Union Works in South Boston, Massachusetts. It was purchased by the Cumberland Valley Rail Road and us... (more)
B&O's Mt. Clare Shop's 1927 "Lafayette" No. 13 Replica
The original "Lafayette" steam engine was built in 1837 by Norris Locomotive Works in Philadelphia but long ago ... (more)
The B&O Mt. Clare Roundhouse
An interior photograph of the B&O Railroad Museum's roundhouse featuring the newly acquired "more)
Pump It Up! Usually a WMSR trip is done without refilling the tender, but on this day they chose to add water at the midpoint of the trip in Frostburg, with water pumped from a hydrant by ... (more)
B&O's Mt. Clare Shop's 1836 "Andrew Jackson"/"Atlantic"
In 1832, Phineas Davis and Israel Gartner developed their first "Grasshopper" type locomotive, the No... (more)